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Nordex wins wind turbine order for 65MW Knockduff project in Ireland
19 December, 2014
Nordex has won a contract from Green Energy Supply to develop a 65MW Knockduff wind farm project in Ireland....
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Southern Power to develop 131MW solar project in Georgia, US
Friday, December 19, 2014 Southern Power is to develop 131MW solar photovoltaic (PV) project in the state of Georgia, US....

E.ON commissions two US renewable projects totalling 229MW
Friday, December 19, 2014 E.ON has successfully commissioned two renewable projects in the US, one being the onshore wind farm Grandview I in the Texas Panhandle, and the second being the Fort Huachuca Solar Plant in...

Acciona Energía to set-up 255MW of wind and solar PV projects in Chile
Thursday, December 18, 2014 Chile’s National Energy Commission (CNE) has awarded a contract to Acciona Energía for development of 255MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) and wind farms in the country....

Nuclear regulator clears way for Takahama nuclear power plant restart in Japan
Thursday, December 18, 2014 Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) has approved a key draft report for two more reactors at Kansai Electric Power's Takahama nuclear power plant in Fukui...

UK regulator approves £1.1bn funding for Moray Firth subsea cable project
Thursday, December 18, 2014 UK's power regulator Ofgem has approved £1.1bn funding for setting up a subsea link connecting power grid on both sides of the Moray Firth, in northern parts of...

US imposes hefty trade duties on solar products from China and Taiwan
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 The US Department of Commerce has imposed heavy import duties on solar products from China and Taiwan....

SunEdison to invest more than $700m for 350MW solar projects in Chile
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Solar technology manufacturer SunEdison has secured a contract from the National Energy Commission in Chile to supply 570GW hours of clean energy annually....

ABB forms joint venture with Hitachi to deliver HVDC solutions in Japan
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Zurich-based power and automation firm ABB has formed a joint venture (JV) with Hitachi to deliver high-voltage direct current (HVDC) system solutions in Japan....

Terra Firma considering sale of stake in Infinis Energy
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 Private equity firm Terra Firma is considering selling its 68.6% stake in Infinis Energy, a renewable energy firm founded by British financier Guy...

China to sign $600m deal for coal-fired power plant construction in Serbia
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 China plans to sign a $600m deal with Serbia, which will help the latter construct an additional unit at the Kostolac coal-fired power...

Jinko Solar delivers 80MW of PV modules for Chinese solar project
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 Solar manufacturer Jinko Solar has delivered 80MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules to the China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) for a solar PV project in Henan Province,...

13 killed, 12 injured at hydropower plant collapse in Ecuador
Monday, December 15, 2014 Thirteen people have been killed and twelve injured in a tunnel collapse at the largest hydroelectric plant project Coca Codo Sinclair in...

Turkey to have its largest windpower project in Istanbul
Monday, December 15, 2014 Istanbul will house Turkey's largest windpower plant, which will have an annual generation capacity of 770,800MWh....

CGN to invest £100m to acquire three UK wind farms
Monday, December 15, 2014 China General Nuclear Power (CGN) is to invest more than £100m to acquire stakes in three UK wind farms from French firm EDF....

Russia and India sign strategic deal for construction of 12 nuclear power reactors by 2035
Friday, December 12, 2014 Russia has signed a strategic agreement with India for construction of 12 nuclear power reactors in the country by...

J.P. Morgan Asset Management buys majority stakes of two First Wind’s projects in US
Friday, December 12, 2014 US based renewable energy firm First Wind has transferred majority stakes for its 105MW Palouse wind farm in Washington and the 150MW Route 66 project in Texas to J.P. Morgan Asset...

Enel Green Power secures $100m loan from Itaú Unibanco for windpower projects in Brazil
Friday, December 12, 2014 Italian energy firm Enel Green Power has secured a $100m loan from Brazilain bank Itaú Unibanco to support more than 260MW of windpower constructions in...

GE Energy Financial Services completes financing transaction for 42MW solar project in Japan
Thursday, December 11, 2014 GE Energy Financial Services has provided financing for the construction of 42MW Mimasaka Musashi solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in...

EIB to support upgrade of four hydropower plants in Guinea
Thursday, December 11, 2014 The European Investment Bank (EIB) intends to support an investment programme, which is likely to boost the energy infrastructure in Guinea....

UK gives approval for Hornsea offshore wind project in Yorkshire
Thursday, December 11, 2014 The UK Government has given development consent to Hornsea offshore wind project, which will consist of three wind-generating stations with a combined capacity of up to...


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